WITH GOOD INTENTIONS

Benard Bernard Kalinga, is a medical student and a Poet. He also volunteers at Management and Development for Health (MDH). A lover of Art,Bernard is also passionate about learning.He currently  worships at Ubungo Christian Center (UCC).Enjoy!

With good intentions,
Let’s watch it die,
Burn our smoke to the heavens,
From machine’s roaring so loud,
Sever the oceans,
And all that dwells inside,
And good intentions,
Let’s weep with a smile, Continue reading

SAVE YOUR DAY

Lillian Jane Nyagwa is a multi-talented young lady; A poetess, a fashion designer and stylist, an Interior designer with a Great passion for  the Education Sector of Tanzania.She believes the World needs everybody to play their part in molding it.She is driven by her desire to be a solution to society ,Enjoy!

Your life within your hands it lies,

Holding on to the sheets only ends  with cries,

Stumble and fall but keep rolling the dice,

Cause victory starts from below the lines. Continue reading

CUT TO HEAL NOT TO KILL

Heavencia Nyange is her name, but She prefers to be called Precious in social environments.Precious is a Teacher(currently teaching at Alpha High School), a trainer and Youth Counselor; she’s a graduate from UDSM (University of Dar Es Salaam).  Her passion for the youth and leadership abilities were revealed by Mission to Youth and Students (New Life Band) that is based in Arusha. They exposed her to different leadership tasks from the age of 15 and she is a volunteer in that organization to date.She enjoys working around words as she believes that is where the antidote of the matters of the mind and heart are hidden.  She is a Co-founder of  the Principled Princess Initiative that aims to provide the girl child with information and coaching that will nurture them into responsible and Godly women.

Speak Responsibly!

Majority of us at one point in life were hit by words that somehow broke us, left us vulnerable and thought we would never recover. The replay of those words in our minds won our tears countless times and with time those words turned into a poison that was corroding our being like cancerous cell in the body of its victim. Whether they came as a joke, pun, comment or sarcasm they were like a sharp knife on a tender flesh—they cut so deep. Continue reading

CHANGES

Sekela Thambikeni is a high school graduate who is currently taking a gap year teaching a variety of the arts. She has a deep passion for the expressive arts (art, music, dance, theater, public speaking and writing) believing that it is more than just a performance but also a manifestation of one’s true self. She is the Co-founder of Tanzania Social Reconstruction Africa. A Company that aims to help elevate the middle class children of Tanzania using the Arts to begin to establish a positive outlet of expression. She is also a Politics and Social Development Aspirant who desires to input Godly Kingdom agendas in Politics.

Who am I?
I was molded, created, formed
then birthed into a clutter of norms.
I open my eyes to a world so uniformed,
crowds of cold faces and roads.
My life was to be a show and yes, I performed. Continue reading

FOCUS

Consolata Shayo is an undergraduate student pursing her degree of medicine at Hubert Kairuki Memorial University. Consolata has been a leader from a very young age, she has volunteered with the Tanzania Youth Alliance and the Rotary club Tanzania. Currently she is  the National youth secretary of Tanzania Girl Guides Association (TGGA) with the urge to see many young women emerging as great leaders in the society and nation at large.
Consolata worships at Victory Christian Center Tabernacle(VCCT) .

When it all seems like i want to live just today…
It’s TRUE
Cause yesterday’s shadow ain’t me anymore…. Continue reading

RISING BONGO

Keziah Elaine Ayikoru
is a Ugandan poet, singer, fashion designer and graduate architect. She juggles these fields as she strives to make seamless connections in all she does.She has presented her poetry at different poetry platforms both in Uganda and Tanzania and has been part of poetry groups such as La Poetista in Tanzania and Lantern Meet of Poets in Uganda. She also founded Noisy Pens in Dar es Salaam, which was a forum for sharing and improving poetry through meetings and recitals.She is the founder and designer of Kea Apparel, an East African clothing brand that started in January 2015.

We are people
Reaching out to people
One touch at a time
One story at a time Continue reading

GOD IS ABLE

Jonathan Ndali is a young energetic and vibrant personnel, He is the General Manager at Learning & Discover Africa Ltd (LAND AFRICA). A motivational speaker, leadership trainer, Master of Ceremony (MC) and author of the book entitled ‘The Diplomat in You’ and Co-author of ‘Imagine Africa’.Be Encouraged!

On 28th of April, 2016 at around 7.45pm, I was involved a fatal accident that almost left me dead. I was on a motorbike and a speeding lorry hit the bike on the right side. My right leg was broken four (4) times. My left leg was pierced by a sharp metal which left two deep-cut wounds by the calf muscles. I had bruises on my back and my head swollen and bruised in the middle. I lost a lot of blood and was getting unconscious and passing out. I was rushed to the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) and later admitted at the Agakhan Hospital. I went through four major surgeries and people had to donate blood for me to live. Continue reading

TIME

When he is not on stage hosting one of Tanzania’s biggest Youth Event: Jeans and T-Shirt , Lee Bananuka works for TV1 Tanzania as a Business Development Manager. He is Upbeat and extremely Intelligent,a lover of Coffee and People.Enjoy!

 Time.

 Time means something completely different to God than it does to you and I.When we say that something will happen in time, we mean in minutes, hours, days, years and so on. But God cannot be bound by that way of measuring time. Continue reading

The purpose within

Brenda Ngusaru is a young Tanzanian who is passionate about contributing to the rising African Economy by improving the quality of the  people produced in the continent of Africa. She enjoys providing hospitality to others, problem solving, outdoor activities, reading and pretty much anything to do with the performing arts.A firm believer in the power of purpose to define Life Brenda attends House of Bread Church.Enjoy!

It is by purpose that you were created to accomplish a purpose. At the center of who you are lies this purpose as explained to us in Jeremiah 1:5. And as we were knit in our mother’s womb as testified in Psalm 139:13, everything about us was being put together to complement this purpose. It’s the principle of creation. Continue reading